Namely, for the past two days, the UN representative is in Thrace speaking to the Turkish minority which is been referred by Athens as the “Muslim speaking” population – According to the Greek Government, “Muslim” is a language.
The Turks are a majority in Thrace and have decades old complaints of not being allowed to identify themselves as ethnic Turks. The Greek Government does accept a ’muslim’ minority, without specifying their ethnicity. The Turks and Pomaks are seeking autonomy for their region. >>>>>